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No Vacancy Live and No Vacancy News


No Vacancy Live is the travel industry’s most exciting podcast. A fun, fast paced genre bending program peeling back the travel business veneer. 

Perfect for road warriors, leisure travelers and industry insiders, we look behind the scenes of the travel business by sharing stories, experiences, and with interviews featuring the industry’s biggest names.

The show is hosted by Glenn Haussman, a well know travel industry personality, renowned industry speaker, writer, consultant; and Anthony Melchiorri who had a successful 10 year run hosting Hotel Impossible on the Travel  Channel. 

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Jul 7, 2017

Marketing to customers in 2017 is tough. The rules have changed, but so has Dorothy Dowling’s strategies. In this episode, we explore how Best Western Hotels & Resorts’ SVP and Chief Marketing Officer creates marketing plans the better connect with potential guests. We talk about the Stratosphere in Las Vegas affiliating with BW Premier Collection, innovative partnerships with the Disney Channel (watch a video about it here) , Harley Davidson, Minor League Baseball, and also how the company is ensuring its Best Western Rewards loyalty club is staying ahead of the trends. Guess what? People love points!

But first, Glenn and producer Jeff Polly dish on the most expensive hotel stays in the world. Plus, Glenn shares a story of his experience handling PR for Four Seasons NY’s penthouse suites back when they debuted.

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